Crump, Wall Lead Track & Field at Stan Lyons Invitational
May 1, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS - Junior leaper Andrea Crump, and senior Andy Wall, the reigning Horizon League Male Athlete of the Week, both captured the individual triple jump championships for the UIC track & field teams at the Stan Lyons Invitational at Butler Saturday evening.
Crump jumped 12.22 meters in the triple jump, and also finished fourth in the long jump, leaping 5.83 meters. Junior specialist Kellie Schuh tallied a third-place finish in the triple jump, jumping 11.93 meters.
The Flames were also dominant in the triple jump on the men's side, with Wall claiming the title with a jump of 14.39 meters; Anthony Hollingsworth finished third in the field, leaping 14.31 meters. He also finished fifth in the 200 meter dash, crossing the finishing line in 22.09 seconds.
UIC will now turn its attention to next weekend's Horizon League Championships in Indianapolis. Competition begins Friday afternoon, and runs through Sunday. Stay tuned to UICFlames.com for daily updates.